Bio
Elias Coll Tara
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Hometown: Bogota
Country: Colombia
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Together with four* others, Elias Coll Tara was part of the first Colombian FIFA referees in 1950. Coll Tara stayed on the FIFA panel until the end of season 1963/64.

First

He was the referee of the first professional football match in Colombia. The very first goal in that match was a penalty, the first professional penalty in Colombia. (In that match there also must have been the first professional throw-in and the first professional foul etc).

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Those four were: Jose Antonio Sundheim, Humberto Bonell, Benjamin Caicedo and Arturo Alarca.

Did you know
FIRSTS

  • Elias Coll Tara's son Marcos Coll was a player for Barranquila and the Colombian Olympic team. His grandsons also seem to play, maybe they can send us a picture of their abuelo when they read this.....
Statistics
Statistics for ELIAS COLL TARA
Totals Home Away Total
Penalties 0 0 0
Fouls 0 0 0
Yellow 0 0 0
YellowRed 0 0 0
Red 0 0 0

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Matches
MATCHES FOR ELIAS COLL TARA
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